Coronavirus

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic threatens to plunge the global economy into a recession or worse. PIIE scholars assess the economic outlook, possible approaches to reverse the downturn, and the factors—including trade protection—that have worsened the situation.

Recent Content

Upcoming Streaming Event

Anabel González (PIIE), Marion Jansen (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) and Aaditya Mattoo (World Bank)

March 3, 2021
Upcoming Streaming Event

Yasuyuki Sawada (Asian Development Bank)

March 2, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch
February 18, 2021
Past Event

Anabel González (PIIE), Pier Carlo Padoan (Minister of Economy and Finance of Italy) and Jonathan Fried (Albright Stonebridge Group)

February 17, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch
February 17, 2021
PIIE Briefing

Adam S. Posen (PIIE), editor

February 2021
PIIE Chart

Jason Furman (PIIE) and Wilson Powell III (Harvard Kennedy School)

February 11, 2021
PIIE Chart

Jason Furman (PIIE) and Wilson Powell III (Harvard Kennedy School)

February 8, 2021